The Ursuline School is a private, independent, Catholic, college preparatory girls’ school grades 6 -12. The school was established in 1897 in the spirit of St. Angela Merici, foundress of the Ursuline Order. The Ursuline School is a part of a network of educators at secondary schools and colleges of the Ursuline Sisters across the United States and 36 countries. The school is known for its rigorous academic program, its robust service opportunities, and its dedication to the education of the whole person.
Ursuline is located in New Rochelle, New York, 20 miles north of Manhattan in a diverse, suburban community.
The school is accredited by the National Association of Independent Schools and the New York State Board of Regents. The Ursuline School is a member of the National Coalition of Girls Schools and New York Association of Independent Schools.
Starting: Sept. 1, 2021
Position: Full Time – Chemistry and Earth Science Teacher
Reports to: Department Science Chair
Prospective applicants must demonstrate the ability to provide both content based and conceptual Chemistry/Earth Science lessons. Applicants must also be comfortable collaboratively planning curriculum and Project Based Learning Initiatives.
Plan, structure, and implement interactive lessons and labs that develop students’ critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
Effectively use appropriate technology and tools in science teaching.
Work as an active, collaborative member of the Science department, grade level and schoolwide teams.
Keep students and parents well informed of student progress by providing feedback, focused learning intentions and clear success criteria.
A bachelor’s degree or higher in Chemistry and/or Earth Sciences or Science education
Prior teaching experience
Excellent communication skills
A master’s degree or teacher certificate is preferred.
The Ursuline School is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to hiring faculty, administration, and staff of diverse backgrounds. Our community promotes a respect for individuals regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or any other state or federally protected classification.
About The Ursuline School (New Rochelle, NY)
The Ursuline School is an independent, all-girl Catholic college preparatory school, founded in 1897. The school is part of a network of 15 Ursuline schools in North America and many around the world.